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Family Spotlight: Cirque-tacular's Spooktacular
Part of the Family Spotlight Series
Family Spotlight: Cirque-tacular’s Spooktacular
Spooks, specters, and scaredy-cats contort and cavort through a high-flying circus of scare. Vampires soar, skeletons stagger, and acrobatic cats romp through a humorously haunted bazaar of the bizarre. Indulge your inner eerie in Spooktacular, a family-friendly, bone-chilling delight!
About the Company:
CIRQUE-TACULAR is New York City’s premier supplier of elite specialty and acrobatic talent. Under the leadership of Tad Emptage, the group is now complemented by a core group of twenty full-time artist-creators and a roster of 300 of the nation’s finest and most unique performers. Among their employees and creative staff are World Record Holders, Olympians, Grand Champions, and the most respected American Circus performers working today. They have produced four Off-Broadway shows, and a dozen touring and regional productions including SNOWKUS POCUS, THE ART OF CIRCUS, GATSBY TO GLAM, THE ACROBATS OF CIRQUE-TACULAR, SPOOK-TACULAR, SPRING-A-DING-DING, CIRCURIOUS, and the celebrated Atlantic City smash, THE ACCUSED (voted best Casino Show) at Providence in the Tropicana. The company has won numerous awards including the 2017 Family Entertainment Parent’s choice award.
Over the last decade, the group has given thousands of aerial and ground acrobatic performances throughout the world. In addition to touring theatrical productions, Cirque-tacular creates custom entertainment for hundreds of corporate events each year. Repeatedly praised by critics, for their “mind-boggling artistry and athleticism” and their “great feats of daring at the extreme edges of human capability”, their acts have reached millions live and millions more through appearances on most major television networks. Critics hail Cirque-tacular’s performers as “mesmerizing”, “incredible” , and “truly impressive” – as cutting edge leaders of the new American vaudeville and variety movement.
On the concert and party circuit, they have shared the stage with a who’s who of A-list celebrities and been featured in events and campaigns for numerous international brands and labels. Their work has been enjoyed in over seventy countries, through all types of media, and in conjunction with the most recognized and celebrated companies, venues, and arts organizations of our age.
Source: Franklin Theatre
All of the parking in downtown Franklin is free. You can park on the street for up to four hours or all day in one of the two public parking garages.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
These performances are rescheduled to October 29-30, 2021. All previously purchased tickets will automatically transfer to the new dates. We thank you for your continued support and patronage of the Franklin Theatre and remain committed to bringing you the best entertainment experience, while also seeing to the health and safety of our staff, volunteers, artists, and visitors during the coronavirus pandemic.